We remember James Frank Ballard

We remember James Frank Ballard

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Timeline

Timeline

1886
birth Hastings, Sussex United Kingdom Source:9393724 1st May 1886
1905
dates Age 19 Source:5501776 12th July 1905
1905
enlistment Hastings, Sussex United Kingdom Source:5501776 12th July 1905
1905
service British Army Private 8245 Royal Sussex Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:5501776 12th July 1905 - 14th September 1914
1908
appointments Company & attached Section Cook Source:5501776 1908 - 20th March 1913
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:5501776 5th August 1914 - 14th September 1914
awards Cross de Guerre Other War Service Award Source:5501776
employment Painter's Carman Hastings United Kingdom Source:5501776
service British Army Private 8245 Royal Sussex Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:160557
1914
death Died of wounds "the enemy opened fire on our men and their own troops which we had captured, causing considerable loss." France Source:5501776 Source:5501985 14th September 1914

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names James Frank
Initials JF
Last Name Ballard
Source 9393724
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 8245 Royal Sussex Regiment 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 8245 Royal Sussex Regiment 2nd Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Cross de Guerre Other War Service Award
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Albert Ballard father
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Dark Grey Dark Brown
DateHeightSource
1905-07-12 5'4"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1905-07-12 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith1947

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CWGC Commemoration Barbara27286

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